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The numbers are mind-boggling and eye-popping, but even a ridiculous line like the one Landry Jones posted in Morgantown doesn't tell the whole story.
Many college quarterbacks have put up video game numbers, yet gone on to fail in the NFL. It's not just what Jones did against West Virginia that qualifies as elite, it's how and when he did it.
Opening the game with a crowd-killing touchdown drive on the road is as clutch as you can get in the first quarter. Same goes for answering a game-tying score with one of your own just 25 seconds later in the second quarter.
Speaking of clutch, tossing two more touchdowns in the fourth to win the game pretty much epitomizes the word—especially on the road after the home team rallies to steal all the momentum, and especially after nearly throwing the game away with a should-have-been picked pass to the endzone.
And these throws didn't just come in the clutch, they came on ropes into tight coverage.
No, West Virginia's defense doesn't come close to qualifying as tough, but they still forced Jones to make tough throws. A better opponent would have made the performance much more impressive, but how much more can you be impressed by six touchdowns and 554 yards?